'Cardboard Gods': Reggie Jackson
Editor's note: This excerpt from "Cardboard Gods," by Josh Wilker, focuses on the "superduperstar" of the 1970s, Reggie Jackson. Copyright © 2010 by Josh Wilker. Excerpted with permission by Seven Footer Press.
Topps 1976 #500: Reggie Jackson Behold the All-Star. As shadows give way to sun, he pauses, reveling for a moment in his own magnificence, readying to move onto that bright stage he was born to command.The year before I got this 1976 card, I'd caught a glimpse ...
Read full story